Consultant Profile

Mr Paul Partington

Mr Paul Partington MB BS, FRCS, FRCS (Trauma and orthopaedics)
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Hip Surgery
    • Knee Surgery
Special clinical interests:

Hip replacement, hip revision.
Hip arthroscopy and impingement surgery.
Knee arthroscopy.
Knee replacement.

Research interests:

Hip replacement surgery, techniques in revision hip surgery and results of hip arthroscopy.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Northumbria NHS Foundation Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

British Orthopaedic Association
Fellow or Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Hip Society

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 418 8687
Private secretary:
Mrs Anne Slater
Private secretary telephone number:
Private secretary fax:
01670 860684
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Partington is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon working in Northumbria NHS Trust and Private Practice since 1998.

Graduate of Newcastle upon Tyne Medical School, and trained in Newcastle based Registrar rotation and London, Ontario, Canada, sub- specialising in Hip and Knee surgery.

He has particular interest in hip and knee joint replacement and revision (re-do joint replacement) surgery, knee and hip arthroscopy and arthroscopic hip impingement surgery.

Mr Partington performs approximately 200 primary hip and knee replacements, 50 revision joint replacements and 60 hip arthroscopies each year.

He organises Royal College of Surgeons Hip and Knee Replacement courses, and has taught recently in the UK, Germany, Ireland and Italy on the subject of joint replacement. he is currently an examiner for the FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics) examination.

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Mr Paul Partington

Mr Paul Partington Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Washington, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, private hospital specialist.

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